Trivia Sunday 8: Farewell My Life by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Laughter in the Dark, aka Camera Obscura by Vladimir Nabokov, written in 1930s Berlin

You have five seconds to tell us who the greatest author of all time is.  In your opinion, who would that be?

Vladimir Nabokov, whose dark humor captures the atmosphere of 1920s and 1930s Berlin.